JOHN Peck stared out of his hospital window, thinking of ways to end his own life. The US marine was just 24 when he lost both arms and legs after stepping on an explosive device in Afghanistan in 2010, and he felt hopeless. “I came up with an actual plan to commit suicide,” he said. But down on the street something caught his eye – a triple amputee with his wife, holding the hand of a little girl. “If he can find love,” thought John, “Why can’t I?” It was a turning point for the former soldier who threw himself into rehab and joined a dating site, finding romance with waitress Jessica Parker. The relationship spurred him on to seek a rare double arm transplant –he is only the second serviceman to have had the op in the US – so he could hold Jess’s hand on their wedding day. Now the life-changing surgery and his amazing progress is featured on the Channel 5 documentary The Man With Another Man’s Arms, which airs … [Read more...] about War hero who lost four limbs in bomb blast and had double arm transplant couldn’t wait to hold fiance’s hand in his on their wedding day
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PUBLISHED: 13:55 04 March 2019 peter walsh Harling Road in Garboldisham. Photo: Google Archant A driver crashed into a police car while searching for his mum and brothers who were involved in a crash on his wedding day, a court has heard. Robert Sims, 36, had got married on August 27 last year but left the reception to search for his mum and brothers who he discovered had been involved in a crash.Norwich Magistrates Court heard that a “panicked” Sims had been driving along Harling Road, Garboldisham, when he crashed into a police car at just before midnight on August 27 last year.The police car, which had its blue lights on, was stationary at the time and had been called following the crash, which involved Sims’ relatives.Sims, of Colman Way, East Harling, pleaded guilty to driving without due care and attention.Representing himself in court on Monday (March 4), he said: “It was my wedding day.“I had just got married down the … [Read more...] about Driver hit police car while looking for family after they crashed on his wedding day
It’s been more than 23 years since Acton native Steve Carell and his wife, Nancy Carell, exchanged vows back in August 1995. But the actor remembers their wedding like it was yesterday. Carell recounted his memories from the stiflingly hot Massachusetts day to US Weekly at the Los Angeles premiere of his upcoming film “Welcome to Marwen” on Monday night. “We were back east in Massachusetts, and it was over 100 degrees and humid, and the church didn’t have air conditioning and I was sweating bullets,” Carell said. “I’ll never forget it. I was on the altar and I turned. She was walking down the aisle and I immediately stopped sweating. “I was full of this sense of calm because I knew that person was going to be my partner and have my back and I’d have hers,” Carell continued. “It was literally feeling empowered. It was feeling like I was more powerful because she was a part of my life.” In “Welcome to … [Read more...] about Steve Carell still remembers his Massachusetts wedding day perfectly
Priyanka Chopra has upped her glam quotient ever since she stepped up on the global stage. The actress has been making fashion statements every time she steps out of her home, even if it means taking a strut down the busy city streets. Rest assured, she will be a vision to behold when she walks down the aisle on her wedding that is set to take place later next week. According to reports, the Chopra has picked an Abu Jani-Sandeep Khosla creation for her big day. While the actress with play the perfect desi bride, Nick Jonas, on the other hand, will also dress his best in Indian attire for their elaborate wedding ceremonies. The couple is also expected to have a white wedding the following day, reports which have yet to be confirmed. However, as we all know that behind every glamorous celebrity, is a stylist mixing and matching their chic appearances, and Priyanka is no different. The actress reportedly has two go-to stylists who have put together some of her best looks till date and … [Read more...] about Is this who will style Priyanka Chopra on her wedding day?
Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh are officially Man and Wife after they got hitched in traditional Konkani style at Villa Del Balbianello yesterday. Today they will be repeating their wedding vows as per the traditional Sindhi traditions which is called Anand Karaj ceremony. And if reports are to be believed, Ranveer and his baaraat are all set to arrive on a hydroplane. Also See: Deepika Padukone-Ranveer Singh wedding Day 2: LIVE updates of the grand ceremony According to reports, while yesterday’s ceremony was calm and composed, today’s ceremony would be a little filmy affair. Ranveer Singh, being himself, is all set to get his baaraat on a sea plane at Lake Como. We also came across a video on Instagram where we can see a hydroplane flying. The video has been captioned as, ‘@ranveersingh aya chopper me dulahania @deepikapadukone ko le jane ke liya 💗💗#ranveersingh #deepikapadukone #DeepveeKiShaadi’ Check out the video here: Because of … [Read more...] about Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh wedding: Ranveer and his baaraat ready to arrive on a hydroplane